Spacesuit problem haunt NASA ahead of crucial spacewalks
Spacesuit problem haunt NASA ahead of crucial spacewalks

With three complicated spacewalks planned in the coming days, NASA is rushing to resolve a spacesuit problem linked to a 2013 emergency when water dangerously flooded a European astronaut`s helmet.

Spacesuit woes haunt NASA ahead of crucial spacewalks

With three complicated spacewalks planned in the coming days, NASA is rushing to resolve a spacesuit problem linked to a 2013 emergency when water dangerously flooded a European astronaut`s helmet.

New spacesuit `squeezes` astronauts` bones into shape

Researchers have created a new spacesuit, which will help keep astronauts` posture in check, while they are in space.

Water in ageing spacesuit caused problems for spacewalking astronaut

NASA`s Mission Control has revealed the root cause of the problem that prompted the early end of the latest spacewalk: Water in leading spacewalker astronaut`s 35-year-old spacesuits.

NASA rigs up snorkel in spacesuit after risky water leak

Snorkels in space? NASA dreamed up the idea as a quick fix to a dangerous spacesuit problem so astronauts can step out to repair an equipment breakdown at the International Space Station.

Soon, biomedical sensors to keep astronauts fit in space

In an attempt to keep astronauts healthy in space, engineers from the Kansas State University are designing new tools and biomedical sensors for spacesuits.

Top 10 incredible facts: Spacewalks and Spacesuits

Each time an astronaut (or a cosmonaut if Russian) gets out of a spacecraft while in space to do important tasks, it is called a spacewalk — also known as an Extra-vehicular activity (EVA).